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The Best Political Comedy Specials

Updated April 11, 2019 97 votes 27 voters 2.3k views24 items

List RulesVote up the best comedy specials from political comedians.

You should never talk about politics on a first date. However, you could show your date a political stand up special to get an idea of their ideologies. Some comedians have no problem diving into the treacherous world that can be politics. These days, there is more material than ever before, and no matter what side of the political aisle you lean on, you can find a comedian who speaks to you. The funniest political comedy specials will depend on your viewpoints, and that is why you should do your patriotic duty and vote for your favorite specials of all time. 

For liberals, David Cross released Making America Great Again in 2016 where he tackles everything from President Donald Trump to religion. Cross is no stranger to political commentary. On previous albums, Cross made his opinion on the Bush Administration abundantly clear time and time again. For conservatives, Dennis Miller released his ninth stand up special titled Fake News, Real Jokes He lets his thoughts on the Clintons be known, and he also delves into the NFL. 

As you vote for the best political comedy specials, remember this time-honored quote from George Carlin. "In America, anyone can become president. That's the problem."

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    Trevor Noah: Afraid of the Dark

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    Dave Chappelle: Killin' Them Softly

    Dave Chappelle, Albert Precourt

    Released2000

    Directed byStan Lathan

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    George Carlin: It's Bad for Ya

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    Released2015

    Directed byJay Chapman

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    David Cross: Making America Great Again!

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    Judah Friedlander: America Is the Greatest Country in the United States

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    Dennis Miller: Fake News, Real Jokes!

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    Maz Jobrani: Immigrant

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    W. Kamau Bell: Private School Negro

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    D.L. Hughley: Contrarian

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    Katt Williams: Great America

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    Janeane Garofalo: If I May

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    Bill Maher: Live from Oklahoma

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    Jon Stewart: Unleavened

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    Chris Rock: Tambourine

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    Jim Jefferies: Freedumb

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    Joe Rogan: Triggered

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    Norm Macdonald: Hitler's Dog, Gossip & Trickery

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    Ron White: If You Quit Listening I'll Shut Up

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    Ricky Gervais: Humanity

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    Russell Peters: Recalibrate

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    Hari Kondabolu: Warn Your Relatives

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    Michael Che: Matters